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Althea's Chute

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0.1 mile 0.1 kilometer point to point
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Very Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -208' -63 m
High: 12,030' 3,667 m
Low: 11,822' 3,603 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 50% (27°)
Max Slope: 64% (33°)
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Trail shared by J. Bella

A steep couloir spur out of the K9 Couloir.

J. Bella
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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It's steep and narrow.

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If you find this line with the right conditions, you'll know why the Universe works the way it does.

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K9 Couloir
Jan 16, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
Pup's Den 1, climbing towards the steepest part of the chute with a 48° slope angle, April 2, 2019
Apr 3, 2019 near Taos Sk…, NM
Kachina's southeast facing lines
Jan 10, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM

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